Taoist Temple – Cebu

Taoist Temple Cebu

Taoist Temple in located in Beverly Hills Cebu City, Philippines. The temple was built in 1972 by Chinese Community. The temple is the center of worship for Taoism, the religion which follows the teachings of the ancient Chinese philosopher, Lao Tze. Another ritual among Taoist devotees, which is done during Wednesdays and Sundays  is the climbing of its 81 steps (representing the 81 chapters of Taoism scriptures) to light joss sticks and have their fortune read by the monks. The entrance to the temple is a replica of the Great Wall of China. The temple is open to the worshipers and non-worshipers alike. A ritual among devotees is where one prays to the gods to grant one’s wish.

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